The Summer Challenges are an exciting series of untimed excursions, where you get to decide on the distance, the pace and the number of climbs and descents. Challenge yourself as much as you want, depending on your level of fitness or energy - or your mood on the day of the event!
Next rendezvous in 2019
Metropolitan Challenge: Sunday, May 26, from Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines
Montérégie Challenge: Saturday, June 15, from Saint-Rémi
Eastern Townships Challenge: Saturday, September 7, from Bromont, montagne d'expériences
All information regarding the 2019 event will be online in mid-February.
How about trading your road bike for a mountain bike for a day? On September 8th, the last Challenge of the season offers you the chance to enjoy a guided ride in the heart of the forest. Learn more
There is still time to register for the Eastern Townships Challenge!
until Friday, September 7 at 2 pm.
By phone, until Friday, September 7 at 2 pm: 514 521-8356 or toll free 1 800 567-8356, ext. 504.
At Maison des cyclistes, until Friday, September 7 at 6 pm: 1251 Rachel Street East, Montréal.
At the departure site, in Bromont, montagne d'expériences Saturday, September 8 between 7 am and 10 am.
How to get to the Eastern Townships Challenge
Bromont, montagne d’expériences
Versant du Lac, J2L 1P9
FROM MONTRÉAL Take Highway 10 East.
FROM QUÉBEC Take Highway 20 West. Take exit 143 towards Route 211 South. Turn left at Route 211 South to St-Valérien-de-Milton. In Sainte-Cécile-de-Milton, take Route 137 South to Granby. In Granby, turn left at Route 112 East and right at Route 139 South. Take Highway 10 East.
ON HIGHWAY 10 Take exit 78 towards Bromont. At boulevard de Bromont, pass the restaurants and shops area, and at Champlain Street, go straight on. Head to the Versant du Lac area. Follow the signs to P5 parking. Turn right at Huntington Road. Parking will be on your right.
SOMMET MORIN HEIGHTS
251, rue Bennett, Morin-Heights, QC, J0R 1H0
Take Highway 15 North.
FROM QUÉBEC CITY
Take Highway 40 West, then the 640 West, and then the 15 North.
Take exit 60 towards Route 364 for Saint-Sauver/Morin-Heights/Saint-Adolphe-d’Howard. Turn left on Robert road. Keep your right towards Route 364. Once you have passed Morin-Heights city center turn left on Bennett street towards Sommet Morin Heights. Follow the road until you arrive to the parking lot.
Street parking will also be available. Please follow the indication of the agent on location while respecting road signs.
Note: To ensure the comfort of all cyclists on the road please follow the above instructions, and not the one indicated by a GPS system to reach the starting site.
LODGING AND SERVICES
The area has over 154 lodgings, 159 restaurants, 170 shops, and 31 culture hubs. To find out more visit: http://lespaysdenhaut.com/tourisme/
If you wish to stay longer in this region, enjoy the Bienvenue cyclistes network of lodging. To find out more visit: http://routeverte.com/e/bienvenuecycliste_e
To find or offer transportation please consult: http://www.velo.qc.ca/fr/Carpooling.php
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